Family background and early interest in astronomy (Elis Stromgren).
Brief overview of the history of numerical general circulation models from about 1950-1970, centering on Smagorinsky's group, including Syukuro Man
Early years in Vienna; emigration to Sydney, Australia as refugee; training there in theoretical physics, to 1946.
Family background, childhood and education up through college, all in Indiana; her graduate study, first at Battle Creek College (M.A.), then at th
In this interview Yoichiro Nambu discusses his life and career in physics.
In this interview Norman Kroll discusses his career, particularly his work with magnetrons.
In this interview, Chuck Leith discusses his early life and the development of his career as a physicist, a mathematician, and a climate modeler.
Family background; graduate study in mathematics at University of Chicago in the 1930s under Gilbert A.
Princeton University, Institute for Advanced Study (1947-1950); plasma and quantum theory research with Eugene Gross and David Pines; quantum theor